The Gibson SG design has become one of the most notorious guitars on the market! The slim mahogany solid-body design paired with a maple neck and rosewood fretboard has become a legendary tone throughout the history of modern music, most everyone has heard the famous SG tone a thousand time unintentionally. The SG Tribute pays homage to the tried and true SG tones, that we've all come to love and appreciate over time, in an affordable, sturdy, build that will stand the test of time!
This model comes with a set of Gibson 490 Alnico II Humbuckers (490T & 490R) which are exceptional in dynamic range and naturally drive your amps output to make for the richest tone possible. The Gibson 490T in the bridge provides articulate note quality that doesn't bite too hard on the treble side, making for a nice honed humbucking quality that will cut through a bands mix effectively. The Gibson 490R neck pickup provides a warm, soft-edged tone that doesn't muddy up your voicing or clarity. The set of these two humbuckers gives your guitar an even, balanced output that will satisfy the desires of any player.
The Vintage Cherry Satin finish has become synonymous with Gibson's legendary product aesthetic that makes for a comfortable guitar to play that doesn't need to be polished or protected from much. This model is loaded with a 5-ply full face Black Pickguard for the true vintage SG design. The Tribute also comes loaded with Gibson Nickel Plated Vintage Deluxe Tuners with Keystone Buttons that has been a Gibson staple since their creation. The Nickel Plated Nashville Aluminum "Tune-O-Matic" bridge and Aluminum Stop Bar Tailpiece give this guitar as much sustain as possible. Purchase of this guitar includes a Gibson Accessory Kit and Soft-shell gig bag.